James M. Mather Building
- 5804 Fairview Avenue
- Paul Smith Associates
- Sources of funds:
- $526,390 Federal government's Health Resource Fund; $422,443 Mr. and
Mrs. P.A. Woodward Foundation; $26,812 The Kresge Foundation; $26,000 The
Kinsmen Rehabilitation Foundatio;n $50,000 Senator Norman Paterson; $45,000
The Vancouver Foundation; The Donner Canadian Foundation.
- Name History:
It was named after the late James M. Mather, who had a leading role in
establishing UBC's Faculty of Medicine and the Head of Department
of Preventive Medicine (now the Department of Health Care and Epidemiology).
- Materials being used:
Reused building materials such as bricks, pavers, glulams,etc.
- Architectural features:
- The exterior of this building is made up of stucco with standard window
details,curtain walls and bricks.
- Building users:
- Faculty of Medicine, Schoolof Audiology and Speech Sciences, Family Practice,
Health Care and Epidemiology, Institute of Health Promotion, Medical Genetics
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